15 Jul 2016

The Little New Zealand Mermaid

From Upbeat, 1:45 pm on 15 July 2016
Jane Leonard in The Little Mermaid at the Court Theatre

Jane Leonard in The Little Mermaid at the Court Theatre Photo: supplied

The story of the Little Mermaid is being retold in a new way at the Court Theatre these school holidays. Playwright Allison Horsley has intertwined the Māori myth Pania of the Reef with Hans Christian Andersen’s story to create something with a uniquely New Zealand flavour. It features original music performed by three actors, including Jane Leonard.

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